Taste of Troy Benefits Boys & Girls Club of Troy

Location: San Marino Club, 1685 E. Big Beaver Road

March 5, 2017: 1 - 4pm

Taste of Troy Sunday, March 5, Benefits Boys & Girls Club of Troy
And Celebrates 25th Anniversary TasteFest
Had enough of winter? Enjoy a Tastefest at the 25th annual Taste of Troy benefit for the Boys & Girls Club of Troy on Sunday, March 5 from 1-4 pm at the San Marino Club, 1685 E. Big Beaver Road.  Advance tickets $45 (248.689.1687 or www.bgctroy.org) / Tickets at the door $55.   Special Appearance by Detroit Lions #20 Billy Sims!
“Thanks to the San Marino Club, attendees will enjoy a huge TasteFest to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Taste of Troy,” said Jeff Evans, Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Troy“Experience the fun of celebrating one of the best fundraisers in town, along with lots of mouth-watering food prepared by Troy’s finest restaurants. We also have some great items for both the live and silent auctions.” 
“What could be more fun than savoring the delicious cuisine, enjoying great music, live and silent auctions and winning raffles — while raising money for a great cause — the Boys & Girls Club?  Proceeds from the event will help the organization provide a safe place for 1,200 young people to interact, learn, grow and develop into contributing members of this community,”  said Cindy Stewart, B&GCT Board Member and Chair of the Taste of Troy event.
In addition to mouth-watering food sampling Taste of Troy attendees can bid on gift baskets, sports tickets, spa, hotel and restaurant gift certificates in the silent auction, enjoy music and be a part of the live auction with WDIV TV 4 Meteorologist Andrew Humphrey.   Participating restaurants compete for awards including Critics’ Choice and People’s Choice.   2017 Taste of Troy Restaurants include: Achatz Handmade Pie Company, Beaumont Health, Billy Sims Barbeque, Bonefish Grill, Brio Tuscan Grill, Cedar Grille, Edible Arrangements, El Charro, Estia Greek Street Food, Granite City Food & Brewery, Ingram’s Candies, Kona Grill, La Saj Lebanese Bistro, Maggiano's Little Italy, McCormick & Schmick's Seafood & Steaks, The Melting Pot, Naf Naf Grill, Noodles & Company, Ocean Prime Troy, Orchid Café, Papa Vino’s Italian Kitchen, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Picano’s Italian Grille, Priya Indian Cuisine, Ridley’s Bakery Café, Sedona Taphouse, Shield’s of Troy, Smashburger, Sy Thai, Tim Hortons Troy and Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt.
Major Sponsor: PNC Bank & Beaumont; Event Sponsor: San Marino Club; Corporate Sponsors: HAP; Café Sponsors:  Brown & Brown of Detroit, Genisys Credit Union, HMS Mfg. Co, Kiwanis Club of Troy, Mike Savoie Chevrolet, Rotary Club of Troy; Media Sponsor: Troy Times & Hour Magazine.
The Boys & Girls Club of Troy at 3670 John R, is a non-profit youth development organization that provides educational and recreational activities to more than 1,200 children, ages 6 to 18, in Oakland and Macomb counties.  The Club’s positive environment enables members to become responsible, self-reliant, caring adults.
For more information, contact:  Cindy Stewart, B&GCT Board Member and Chair of the Taste of Troy event, 248.524.1147 or cindy.stewart@troymi.gov